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Pope Francis' Little Book of Wisdom

Pope Francis' Little Book of Wisdom

The Essential Teachings

Compiled by Andrea Kirk Assaf

"Hope is not for one person alone, hope is something we do together!" ~Pope Francis, from the book

About the Book and Author

About the Book and Author

Exploring themes such as faith and prayer, love and family, peace and poverty, this collection is accessible to all who admire Pope Francis and are inspired by his wisdom.

Read an Excerpt From

Read an Excerpt From "Pope Francis' Little Book of Wisdom"

"Hope is the most humble of the three theological virtues, for it hides itself in this life."

A Big Heart Open to God: An America Magazine Interview With Pope Francis

A Big Heart Open to God: An America Magazine Interview With Pope Francis

"I ask him point-blank: 'Who is Jorge Mario Bergoglio?' ... The pope stares at me in silence ... 'I am a sinner.'"

Watch Full Papal Virtual Audience in English

Watch Full Papal Virtual Audience in English

Pope Francis participated in a virtual audience with Americans from across the country during an event hosted exclusively with ABC News.

Pope Francis: The Only Way to Win a War Is Never to Wage It

Words to Live by From Pope Francis